New Living Translation
The black night is their morning. They ally themselves with the terrors of the darkness.
King James Bible
For the morning is to them even as the shadow of death: if one know them, they are in the terrors of the shadow of death.
Darby Bible Translation
For the morning is to them all as the shadow of death; for they are familiar with the terrors of the shadow of death.
World English Bible
For the morning is to all of them like thick darkness, for they know the terrors of the thick darkness.
Young's Literal Translation
When together, morning is to them death shade, When he discerneth the terrors of death shade.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
24:17 Is - Terrible and hateful.
The book of Job is one of the great masterpieces of the world's literature, if not indeed the greatest. The author was a man of superb literary genius, and of rich, daring, and original mind. The problem with which he deals is one of inexhaustible interest, and his treatment of it is everywhere characterized by a psychological insight, an intellectual courage, and a fertility and brilliance of resource which are nothing less than astonishing. Opinion has been divided as to how the book should be …
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament
The sound of terror rings in their ears, and even on good days they fear the attack of the destroyer.
My eyes are red with weeping; dark shadows circle my eyes.
Again and again that flood will come, morning after morning, day and night, until you are carried away." This message will bring terror to your people.
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